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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(6): 2956-2962
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.906.355


A Comparative Analysis of Extension Contacts and Extension Participation between Farmers using Drip Irrigation System and Conventional Irrigation System in Kinnow Cultivation of Punjab
Shachi Singh* and Rupinder Kaur
Department of Extension Education, P.A.U. Ludhiana, 141004, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study was undertaken to analyze the extension contacts and participation in extension activities between the farmers using drip irrigation system and conventional irrigation system in kinnow cultivation of Punjab by collecting data from 200 farmers (100 each) in four districts of Punjab which were selected purposively i.e. Bathinda, Fazilka, Hoshiarpur and Sri Muktsar Sahib/ Faridkot. Data were collected by following interview schedule approach. Findings of the study revealed that KVK experts/FASC, scientists of PAU, Horticultural Development Officer, Agricultural Development Officer and technical staff of Soil Conservation Department were most contacted by both types of respondents. Kisan Mela, fruit show cum seminar, group meetings of citrus estates and farmer’s training camps were the most preferred extension activities by the respondents using drip irrigation system as well as conventional irrigation system. Most of the respondents had medium level of extension contacts and extension participation.


Keywords: Extension Contacts, Extension Participation, Conventional irrigation system
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Shachi Singh and Rupinder Kaur. 2020. A Comparative Analysis of Extension Contacts and Extension Participation between Farmers using Drip Irrigation System and Conventional Irrigation System in Kinnow Cultivation of Punjab.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(6): 2956-2962. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.906.355